Weather Alerts for Vancouver

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
VANCOUVER

Areas Affected:
Greater Vancouver Area
Effective: Mon, 2/25 12:00am Updated: Sat, 2/23 12:37pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Mon, 2/25 6:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6
inches possible, with 3 to 8 inches of snow possible near the
Coast Range. It is also possible some locations along the
coast and in the Willamette Valley may receive accumulations
of less than 2 inches.
* WHERE...Greater Portland and Vancouver metro area, Central
Willamette Valley including Salem, North Oregon Coast and
Coast Range.
* WHEN...Most likely period of snow will be Monday morning. Snow
is expected to change to rain by Monday evening, though a few
pockets of freezing rain will be possible near the Columbia
Gorge and in some Coast Range valleys.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The
hazardous conditions could impact the Monday morning commute.
Impacts appear less likely for the Monday evening commute at
this time. Be sure to carry chains and a winter emergency kit
if you must travel Monday, and be prepared for long delays.

Information:
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
VANCOUVER

Areas Affected:
South Washington Cascade Foothills - South Washington Cascades
Effective: Mon, 2/25 2:00am Updated: Sat, 2/23 12:37pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Tue, 2/26 12:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 6 to
18 inches possible, heaviest near the Columbia Gorge.
* WHERE...South Washington Cascades and South Washington Cascade
Foothills.
* WHEN...From late Sunday night through Monday evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel may become very difficult. Be sure
to carry chains and a winter emergency kit if you must travel
Monday.

Information:
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.